Dr. Arthur Hernandez, MD

Dr. Arthur Hernandez, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. Arthur Hernandez, MD is a pain medicine specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1971 and specializes in pain medicine, bariatric medicine, and more.

88 Briggs St Ste 250

San Antonio, TX 78224

Contact Information

(210) 923-9333

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hernandez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hernandez's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hernandez "Each patient is treated as he would expect his own family to be treated. He is carefully listened to and evaluated for his particular illness. I expect everyone of my pain patients to improve in some way. Every patient is given responsibility to help improve his own illness."

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Addiction Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Bariatric Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hernandez does not have any board certifications listed.

40  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

3 Sanctions
  • Noncompliance with a Board Order (6/15/2018)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
  • Other (10/14/2016)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (8/13/2015)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • USC-Los Angeles Co Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Harbor View Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hernandez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hernandez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hernandez's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hernandez to family and friends
21 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Hernandez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Other than a long wait, i had a pleasant experience & felt he paid attention to what I was saying. A little intimidating but all in all, I'd recommend Dr.Hernandez & his staff.
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Dr.Hernandez is such a wonderful Dr. He doest only give you your meds. He really cares about helping you and healing you
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